Where to stay around Athens, GR?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,670 vacation rentals near Athens. From 2,004 Studios to 1,987 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Athens for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Athens?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Athens:

  • Neos Kosmos: 702 vacation rentals
  • Agios Panteleimonas: 179 vacation rentals
  • Attiki: 456 vacation rentals
  • Ampelokipoi: 456 vacation rentals
  • Ano Patisia: 102 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Athens?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Athens. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The Acropolis: 2,831 vacation rentals
  • Tower of the Winds: 2,827 vacation rentals
  • Acropolis Museum: 2,836 vacation rentals
  • Dora Stratou Dance Theatre: 2,832 vacation rentals
  • Onassis Cultural Centre: 2,851 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Athens listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Studios in Athens?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 2,004 Studios in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,987 rentals available
  • Houses: 469 rentals available
  • Villas: 132 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I rent downtown rentals in Athens?

Absolutely, VRBO has 743 downtown rentals in Athens. You have also many other possibilities in Athens area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 155 rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 137 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 53 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with heated indoor pool in Athens?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with heated indoor pool among our 11 vacation rentals with heated indoor pool available in Athens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Historic Athens will entice you

    Enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Athens. This city's cafés, shopping and local tours draw many visitors. Acropolis Museum, Odeon of Herodes Atticus and Benaki Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in and around Athens

    Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Athens has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Filopappos Hill (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Attica Zoological Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
    • Lycabettus Theater (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Pandrossou Street Market (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Athens National Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Dora Stratou Dance Theatre (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Athens

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Athens is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Filopappos Hill (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Mount Lycabettus (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Syntagma Square (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Athens National Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Aristotle’s Lyceum (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Pedion Areos Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)